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Science and salvation : evangelical popular science publishing in Victorian Britain / Aileen Fyfe.

By: Fyfe, Aileen.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, c2004Description: xiv, 325 p. : ill., facsims., 1 map, 1 port. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 0226276473 (alk. paper); 0226276481 (pbk. : alk. paper).Subject(s): Religious Tract Society (Great Britain) -- History -- 19th century | Religion and science -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century | Science publishing -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century | Evangelicalism -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th centuryDDC classification: Online resources: Table of contents
Contents:
The threat of popular science -- Christian knowledge -- Reading fish -- The techniques of evangelical publishing -- The ministry of the press -- Reinterpreting science.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 299-309) and index.

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